Articles Tagged 'Ewan McGregor'


WATCH: Ewan McGregor Describes Getting into Character for ‘Beauty and the Beast’

We’re used to actors describing their “process,” those complicated, often superstitious methods they use to get into character and stay there. It takes a rather surreal turn, however, when the character in question is a singing French candlestick. That’s what Ewan McGregor plays in the live-action Beauty and the Beast, which finally opens in theaters on Friday after […]


First Look: Whole Cast Brought to Life in New ‘Beauty and the Beast’ Posters

Special posters released yesterday (January 26) have given us our first look at the big-name stars who make up the supporting cast of Beauty and the Beast. We’ve already seen Emma Watson as a pitch-perfect Belle in the first trailer, not to mention Downton‘s Dan Stevens, who, let’s face it, could only convincingly play a “Beast” with the use […]

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WATCH: Ewan McGregor Chooses Life in First Trailer for ‘Trainspotting 2’

The trailer released today (November 3) of the long-awaited sequel to ’90s cult classic Trainspotting starts familiarly enough: There’s the frantic beat of “Born Slippy” by Underworld, a frenetic series of shots of Edinburgh, before Ewan McGregor starts a voiceover with the words “Choose Life.” It’s only with his mention of “Facebook,” “Twitter,” and “Instagram” that we realize this is […]


WATCH: Ewan McGregor On Perfecting a New Jersey Accent

Ewan McGregor is popping up all over the place at the moment: first he was a guest on The Graham Norton Show, and last night (October 17) he swung by Jimmy Kimmel Live!. There was lots to talk about. First, those rumors about an Obi-Wan Kenobi spin-off movie, then his other passion, motorcycles. Mainly though he was there to promote […]

AFI FEST 2015 Presented By Audi Screening Of Broad Green Picture’s “Last Days In The Desert” – Red Carpet

WATCH: Ewan McGregor Directs and Stars in ‘American Pastoral’

Last year we mentioned Ewan McGregor was set to make his directorial debut, and now the first look is here. McGregor directs and stars in the film adaptation of Philip Roth‘s 1997 Pulitzer Prize-winning novel American Pastoral. American Pastoral tells the story of Seymour “Swede” Levov (McGregor), a former high school star athlete and WWII veteran. […]

Ewan McGregor in Trainspotting

WATCH: Ewan McGregor Confirms ‘Trainspotting 2’ Starts Shooting in May

Ready to feel old? Really, really old? Cult classic Trainspotting, the film that propelled Ewan McGregor to stardom, led Slumdog Millionaire and Steve Jobs director Danny Boyle to move to Hollywood, and unleashed a soundtrack almost as iconic and redolent of the 1990s as Pulp Fiction‘s, came out twenty years ago in 1996. We’ll just let […]


WATCH: Ewan McGregor Performs David Bowie’s ‘Heroes’ at Roxy in L.A.

Ewan McGregor took time out of his moviemaking schedule to pay a heartfelt tribute to the late David Bowie. McGregor got up on stage at The Roxy in Los Angeles to perform Bowie’s 1977 hit song “Heroes” earlier this week (February 8): According to Vulture, McGregor sang lyrics from the Bowie song as part of the “Elephant Love Medley” in […]

53rd New York Film Festival – Closing Night Gala Screening Of “Miles Ahead” – Arrivals

First Look: Ewan McGregor in ‘Jane Got a Gun’ Trailer

We just mentioned Ewan McGregor starring in the film Jane Got a Gun in this Trainspotting: Where Are They Now? post, and now we get a glimpse of him as a black-hatted baddie in the forthcoming western. McGregor teams up with Star Wars co-star Natalie Portman, who takes on the title role. Jane has been on the run […]

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